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  • SoftBank to Acquire Online-Video Startup DramaFever

    Japan's SoftBank Group said it will acquire DramaFever, an Internet video-on-demand player that specializes in international TV shows and movies. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 2009, New York-based DramaFever has raised $12 million to...
  • 'America's Funniest Home Videos' to Launch YouTube Series with Maker Studios

    "America's Funniest Home Videos," which was turning user-generated content into TV entertainment on ABC years before YouTube even existed, this fall will debut a series of short-form digital original content produced with Disney's Maker Studios. New...
  • BuzzFeed Names Andrew Gauthier Head of Video Division (Exclusive)

    BuzzFeed has appointed Andrew Gauthier to executive producer of BuzzFeed Video, overseeing all shortform and episodic video content for the fast-growing Internet media company. In his new role, Gauthier, who is based in Los Angeles, will oversee a team...
  • Microsoft to buy 'Minecraft' maker for $2.5 billion

    Microsoft to buy 'Minecraft' maker for $2.5 billion
    What started as a one-man project and quickly grew into a computer game phenomenon played by tens of millions of children and adults worldwide will be absorbed by Microsoft Corp. for $2.5 billion. Microsoft announced Monday that it will buy the maker of...
  • YouTube U.S. Video-Ad Revenue Will Top $1 Billion in 2014: Report

    YouTube will rake in an estimated $1.13 billion in video-advertising revenue in 2014, up 39% from $810 million last year, according to research firm eMarketer. But while the Google vidsite is No. 1 in the segment in the States, with projected 18.9% share...
  • YouTube U.S. ad revenue to cross $1 billion this year, EMarketer says

    YouTube U.S. ad revenue to cross $1 billion this year, EMarketer says
    U.S. advertising revenue for YouTube, the biggest Internet video website, could reach $1.13 billion in 2014, according to a report from research firm EMarketer. That would be an increase of 39% from 2013, EMarketer said Thursday. However, the research...
  • Facebook draws some of YouTube's top content producers: WSJ

    Facebook draws some of YouTube's top content producers: WSJ
    Facebook Inc has approached some of YouTube's biggest content producers to get them to distribute their videos on the social network, the Wall Street Journal said on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter. Facebook seems to be taking on...
  • Netflix to Join Internet 'Slowdown' to Call for Robust Net Neutrality Rules

    Netflix is joining dozens of companies and organizations for a symbolic Internet "slowdown" on Wednesday to call attention to the need for robust net neutrality rules, currently under consideration by the FCC. The company said that it won't actually slow...
  • Is new 'Sign in with Google' button first sign of Google+'s demise?

    The writing sure seems to be on the wall for Google+. A few days after Google+ boss Vic Gundotra suddenly announced his departure from the company, Google has begun testing a new sign-in button for third-party developers around the Internet that...
  • First Machinima, Now Maker: Why Studios Suddenly Got Hot for MCNs

    All eyes are on the Los Angeles-based corner of the online video world known as multichannel networks (MCNs) right now as result of two major developments just this past week: reports of Disney in preliminary talks to acquire Maker Studios for $500...
  • YouTube's Fine Bros. Promo for AMC's 'Halt and Catch Fire' Goes Viral (VIDEO)

    AMC Networks contracted with YouTube comedy stars Fine Bros. to produce a video promoting the cabler's original series "Halt and Catch Fire" -- and in less than 48 hours, the clip has racked up more than 4.5 million views. The AMC series, a fictionalized...